Family: Abraham Zerfass / Hannah Knause (F607)

m. 19 Apr 1802


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  • Father | Male
    Abraham Zerfass

    Born  27 Nov 1772  Whitehall, Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Dec 1837  North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  19 Apr 1802  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Johan Adam Zerfass | F1218 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Maria Elizabeth Shaffer | F1218 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Hannah Knause

    Born  23 Jan 1783  Lehigh Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  04 Feb 1845  North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Gottfried Knause, Jr. | F1175 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Anna Maria Griesemer | F1175 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    + Elizabeth Zerfass

    Born  02 May 1803  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  02 Feb 1845  North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Henry Hartman | F821 
    Married  Abt 1818   

    George ZerfassChild 2 | Male
    George Zerfass

    Born  28 Jan 1805  Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  19 Jan 1882  Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Polly Kanouse | F995 
    Married  12 Apr 1838   

    Child 3 | Female
    + Hannah Zerfass

    Born  11 Feb 1807  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  27 Jun 1869  Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    South Sparta Cemetery, Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Peter Driesbach | F996 
    Married     

    Abraham Zerfass, Jr.Child 4 | Male
    Abraham Zerfass, Jr.

    Born  15 Jul 1809   
    Died  8 Dec 1855   
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elizabeth H. Brightman | F997 
    Married     

    Child 5 | Female
    Maria Zerfass

    Born  21 Sep 1811   
    Died     
    Buried     
    Spouse  Jonathan Whetstone | F998 
    Married     

    Child 6 | Female
    + Lydia Zerfass

    Born  22 May 1812  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  01 Jun 1855  Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Kiehle/Old Dutch Cemetery, Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Enoch Kiehle | F964 
    Married  Abt 1840   

    Saloma ZerfassChild 7 | Female
    + Saloma Zerfass

    Born  27 Oct 1813   
    Died  12 Jan 1871  Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Kiehle/Old Dutch Cemetery, Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Benjamin Kiehle | F962 
    Married  28 Feb 1839   

    Child 8 | Male
    John Zerfass

    Born  1 Jan 1816  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  1893   
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Elizabeth Weidman | F999 
    Married     

    Child 9 | Female
    Vienna Zerfass

    Born  14 Jul 1818  Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Mar 1882  Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Henry Knouse | F973 
    Married  Abt 1838   
    Spouse  Benjamin Kiehle | F963 
    Married  Abt 1872   

    Margretta ZerfassChild 10 | Female
    + Margretta Zerfass

    Born  27 Sep 1823  Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  29 Jun 1896  Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William Bailor | F1000 
    Married     

    Child 11 | Male
    + Henry Zerfass

    Born  26 May 1826   
    Died  1 Sep 1894  Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Julia Ann Hamsher | F1001 
    Married  Abt 1858  Sparta, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 12 | Female
    Anna Zerfass

    Born  1830  Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  8 May 1836  Dansville, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Greenmount Cemetery, North Dansville, Livingston Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Photos
    Abraham Zerfass' Wagon
    Abraham Zerfass' Wagon
    Currently located at the Genesee Country Village and Museum(https://www.gcv.org/) in Mumford,NY (in the blacksmith shop). The wagon belonged to Abraham Zerfass and is what he used to bring is family from Whitehall,PA to Dansville,NY about 1818. Is said to have been designed to hold up to 5 tons.

    Histories
    Zerfass Family - History of Livingston Co.,NY
    Zerfass Family - History of Livingston Co.,NY